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Go on an extraordinary 11-day Morocco tour, where each day unveils a new chapter of this captivating journey. From the bustling markets of Marrakech to the tranquil beauty of Dades Gorge and the enchanting dunes of Merzouga, this adventure immerses you in Morocco’s rich culture, history, and natural wonders.
Explore ancient palaces, visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and savor the magic of the Sahara Desert with a camel trek under the starry skies. Discover the vibrant cities of Fes and Casablanca, then return to Marrakech for a grand finale of gardens, souks, and sumptuous cuisine. Your 11-day Morocco tour is a tapestry of unforgettable moments and cultural treasures.
This 11-day Marrakech Morocco tour is a captivating journey that combines the rich cultural heritage of Marrakech with the breathtaking natural beauty of Dades Gorge and the Sahara Desert. Explore historical treasures like the Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace, and Saadian Tombs, and immerse yourself in the bustling souks. Venture into the enchanting desert, where camel treks and serene nights under the starry skies await.
Discover the charms of Fes and Chefchaouen, both steeped in history and culture, before reaching the modern vibrancy of Casablanca. The tour wraps up in Marrakech, where you’ll wander through stunning gardens, palaces, and lively markets. What sets this tour apart is its perfect blend of history, natural wonders, and local experiences, making it a truly unique and unforgettable adventure.
Upon your arrival in Marrakech, you'll be transferred to your hotel. Take some time to relax and settle into your accommodation. In the evening, immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Djemaa el-Fna square, where you can experience street performers, savor local cuisine from food stalls, and explore the wares of local vendors.
Begin your day with a visit to the historic Koutoubia Mosque and its beautiful gardens. Explore the Bahia Palace, admiring its intricate architecture and stunning courtyards. Next, visit the Saadian Tombs, an essential historical site showcasing the mausoleums of Saadian dynasty members. Wander through the colorful souks of Marrakech, where you can shop for local crafts, spices, and souvenirs. Conclude your day with a visit to the serene Majorelle Garden, a botanical paradise.
Depart from Marrakech and head towards Ouarzazate, often referred to as the "Hollywood of Morocco." Along the way, you'll visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Ait Ben Haddou, a fortified village with stunning kasbahs. Continue your journey through the breathtaking landscapes of the Dades Valley, ultimately arriving at Dades Gorge, where you'll spend the night in a hotel or guesthouse amidst the scenic beauty of the area.
Leave Ouarzazate behind as you travel to Merzouga, passing through the picturesque landscapes of the Draa Valley. Explore the Todra Gorge with its awe-inspiring rock formations. In the evening, arrive in Merzouga to witness a magnificent sunset over the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. The highlight of the day awaits as you embark on a camel trek into the desert, spending a magical night in a desert camp beneath the starry desert skies.
Wake up early to witness the enchanting sunrise over the sand dunes and capture memorable photos. Visit the village of Khamlia, where you can enjoy traditional Gnawa music performances by local musicians. Explore the nearby Dayet Srji lake, home to diverse bird species. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the desert and savor its unique landscapes.
Depart from Merzouga and journey towards Fes, passing through the picturesque Middle Atlas Mountains. Make a stop in Ifrane, often called "Little Switzerland" due to its European-like architecture. Explore the charming cedar forests of Azrou and meet the resident Barbary macaque monkeys. Continue your journey to Fes and spend the evening at your leisure.
Explore the rich cultural and historical sites of Fes, including the medieval Medina, the University of Al Qairouan, and the tanneries. Depart from Fes and head towards Chefchaouen, renowned for its blue-washed streets and buildings. Upon arrival, take a leisurely stroll through the picturesque streets and visit the lively Plaza Uta el-Hammam.
Leave Chefchaouen behind as you travel to Casablanca, the economic and cultural hub of Morocco. Visit the iconic Hassan II Mosque, one of the world's largest mosques. Explore the Corniche area and enjoy a scenic walk along the coastline. Spend your evening exploring the vibrant city center of Casablanca.
Depart from Casablanca and return to Marrakech. Enjoy the afternoon at your leisure, giving you the opportunity to revisit your favorite places or explore new areas. In the evening, savor a traditional Moroccan dinner.
Start your day by visiting the beautiful Menara Gardens and immerse yourself in their serene atmosphere. Explore the intricate architecture and stunning mosaics of the Bahia Palace. Visit the Museum of Marrakech to delve into the city's rich history and culture. Take a leisurely walk through the vibrant Jardin Majorelle and explore its exotic plant collection. Enjoy a traditional Moroccan lunch at a local restaurant. Next, visit the Saadian Tombs, a historic burial site dating back to the 16th century. Conclude your day with an exploration of the bustling souks of Marrakech, where you can indulge in shopping for spices, textiles, and handicrafts. End the day by watching the sunset from a rooftop terrace and enjoying a delicious Moroccan dinner.
Transfer to the airport for your departure, concluding your memorable 11-day Morocco tour.